Resources for addressing gender-based violence against women and girls in humanitarian settings.

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) Women’s Protection and Empowerment team reaches women and girls in acute, protracted and recovery humanitarian settings in over 45 countries across Africa, Asia, the Middle East, North and South America, and Europe.

The IRC currently has GBV programming in 38 countries/regions: Afghanistan, The Balkans, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Colombia, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Mali, Mexico, Myanmar, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Yemen, and Zimbabwe.
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WPE Learning Briefs

Read about the latest innovation and learning from WPE teams across the world in the WPE Learning Brief series:

2019: Arabic • English • French

2020: Arabic • English • FrenchSpanish

2021: Arabic • English • FrenchSpanish

2022: Arabic • English • FrenchSpanish

2023: Arabic • English • FrenchSpanish

WPE Policy and Advocacy

Read the latest WPE Policy Report: Why Wait? How the Humanitarian System Can Better Fund Women-Led and Women’s Rights Organizations

A summary of the report is available HERE, and translations of the summary are available French, Dari, Pashto, and Ukrainian at the same link.

Read previous policy reports here.
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